Sunday, 30th August 2015
National
  • Religious leaders in Kudus declare interfaith harmony
    25th August 2015
    Religious leaders and representatives of the Coordination Forum for Regional Heads and Kudus district government here recently declared their commitment to preserving an interfaith harmony for the sake of maintaining Indonesia's ...
  • Some 21 yachts to enliven Sail Tomini 2015
    25th August 2015
    Some 21 yachts participating in the "Back to Down Under Rally" are scheduled to enliven the main event of Sail Tomini on September 19, 2015, at Parigi Moutong district in Central Sulawesi, an official stated. "The yachts ...
  • KPU endorses 765 pairs of candidates for regional head elections
    25th August 2015
    The General Elections Commission (KPU) on Monday endorsed 765 pairs of candidates from 257 regions across Indonesia for contesting in the 2015 simultaneously held regional head elections. This number might increase as only ...
  • Witness protection agency for strengthening ASEAN networks
    25th August 2015
    The Indonesian Witness and Victim Protection Agency (LPSK) is holding a meeting with counterparts in ASEAN member countries in Yogyakarta, Monday, aimed at strengthening these networks. The meeting, held in collaboration ...
  • Jakarta administration to cooperate with Rotterdam in reclamation project
    25th August 2015
    The Jakarta provincial administration will partner with Rotterdam city, the Netherlands, in the island reclamation project along the northern coast of Jakarta. Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama made remarks after ...
  • Creative human resources to contribute in Indonesia`s development: Minister Baswedan
    24th August 2015
    Creative human resources will usher in greater development in Indonesia, according to Minister of Culture, Elementary and Secondary Education Anies Baswedan. "Coming up with new ideas is essential to develop our nation," ...
  • Indonesian migrant workers warned against drugs
    24th August 2015
    Chief Commissioner General Anang Iskandar of the National Narcotic Agency (BNN) has warned Indonesian migrant workers abroad against accepting drugs and other items entrusted to them by unfamiliar people. "The Indonesian ...
  • Eight people buried in landslide in Papua
    24th August 2015
    Rain triggered landslides buried alive eight people in Apalapsili, in the regency of Yalimo on Sunday night. Papua police chief spokesman Sr. Comr Patrige said on Monday so far only three of the victims were known their ...
  • Indonesian govt asked to grant fishermen confiscated vessels of foreign poachers
    24th August 2015
    Economist observer supports call for foreign fishing vessels caught illegally operating in Indonesian waters to be granted to fishermen. The vessels could be used by local fishermen to increase their productivity, Dr ...
  • PNG citizens arrested with two kilograms of marijuana
    24th August 2015
    Two citizens of Papua New Guinea (PNG) were arrested by the local police on the Indonesia-PNG border for carrying two kilograms of dried marijuana. Both citizens of PNG were arrested following a tip-off from Skofro village ...